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GMO Science Takes a Blow as Studies Are Retracted - Via Mercola
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, GMOs, Biotechnology Industry, Retracted Studies, Food, Health risks, World, Article )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - articles.mercola.com
Article: The Public Face of GMOs Loses Scientific Credibility; The Snowball Effect of Retracted Studies; The Problem with GMO Plant Science; Results from Animal-Feeding Studies Correlate with Human Disease Patterns; GMO Foods Have Never Been Proven Safe.
10 Scientific Studies Proving GMOs Can Be Harmful To Human Health - Via Collective Evolution
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, GMOs, Research Studies, Food, Health risks, World )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - collective-evolution.com
There are a multitude of credible scientific studies that clearly demonstrate why GMOs should not be consumed, and more are emerging every year, here are 10 of them. If anybody ever tells you that GMOs are completely safe for consumption, it's not true.
Success: Palm Oil Companies Place Moratorium on Deforestation - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Environment, Rainforests, Trees, Palm Oil Industry, Deforestation, CO2 emissions )

Victoria
- 6 days ago - forcechange.com
Five major palm oil companies - notorious for destroying large areas of rainforest to make room for their palm oil plantations - have agreed to hold a 12 month moratorium on deforestation while an environmental impact study is being conducted.
Save the Chinese Sturgeon From Imminent Extinction - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Environment, Yangtze River, China, Pollution, Endangered Species, Fish, Sturgeon, Extinction, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 7 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Sign to stop the pollution and reckless development of the Yangtze River from killing the ancient Chinese sturgeon, as only around 100 remain in the wild. Other species under threat of extinction are the finless porpoise and the Chinese alligator.
Are Monsanto Executives Psychopaths? - Via Eat Local Grown
Business  (tags: Business, Monsanto, Psychology, Corporations, Humans, Ethics, Consumerism, Sustainability, People Power, World )

Victoria
- 10 days ago - eatlocalgrown.com
Dr Hare says they are in the 2003 documentary 'The Corporation', screening is necessary. However, failing to take personal responsibility makes a person as "sociopathic" as the CEOs. Ultimately our power is that we can decide what to buy and consume.
Dolphins Use Signature Whistles to Call Each Other By 'Name' - Via Los Angeles Times
Science & Tech  (tags: Marine Biology, Bottlenose Dolphins, Research science, Interesting news, World )

Victoria
- 11 days ago - articles.latimes.com
UK marine biology researchers in Scotland have discovered that bottlenose dolphins have individual names and that they address each other by name using "signature whistles" - earlier US research revealed that no two signature whistles are alike.
Stop Cruel Primate Experiments in Germany - Via BUAV
Animals  (tags: Germany, EU, Laboratory Experiments, Animal Cruelty, Primates, Monkeys, Suffering, Killing, Ethical concerns )

Victoria
- 15 days ago - buav.org
An undercover investigation at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics in Germany reveals the extreme suffering of monkeys. Please write to the authority in Germany calling for an end to this research and the removal of the lab's licenses.
Animal Consciousness and Cognition - Via Animal Ethics
Animals  (tags: Animals, Sentience, Cognition, Consciousness, Ethics )

Victoria
- 17 days ago - animal-ethics.org
An article about non-human animal sentience (ability to feel), animal cognition (ability to think) and animal consciousness.
Save Raju the Elephant in India From Forced Return to Captivity in Chains - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: India, Animal Cruelty, Elephants, Protection, Wildlife SOS, Sanctuary, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 17 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Raju the elephant wept after activists at Wildlife SOS in India removed the chains that had been wrapped around his legs for the past 50 years. Sign to help this recovering elephant stay at his sanctuary free from spiked chains and painful suffering.
Protect US Wildlife From Destructive Logging Practices in California - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wildlife, US, California, Logging Industry, Habitat destruction, Endangered Species, Black-backed Woodpeckers, California Spotted Owls, National Forests, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 18 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Please sign to ensure the survival of threatened species (including the Black-backed Woodpecker and the California Spotted Owl) that rely on California forests by banning irresponsible logging practices in the Tahoe and Sierra National Forests.
 
 
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